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Bega woman Nelleke Gorton's 'surreal' meeting with Queen Elizabeth II an encounter to cherish

Amandine Ahrens
Updated September 16 2022 - 2:26pm, first published September 15 2022 - 4:30pm

The memory of the Queen's keen interest in her people and her ability to look someone straight in the eyes and "see them for who they are" is something Nelleke Gorton remembers vividly.

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Amandine Ahrens

Amandine Ahrens


I've grown up in the Bega Valley and I'm a regional daily news reporter on the Far South Coast of NSW. Got a story? Get in touch: 0436 426 843 or email amandine.ahrens@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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